Prayer – Real, Sincere Prayer Is Magical. There is a proverb that says: “To voice is to invoke”. This means that when we utter a word, we call into our mind that which that word represents. If we say “War”, we stir memories in us of conflict. If we say “Peace”, our memories change to more harmonious forms. Let us remember this: “To voice is to invoke”. Events themselves are but behaviour patterns of power; and we are to remember that power and intelligence are but two aspects of the one ultimate mysterious somewhat that is the originating Source of all things.